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TECHO - US (American Friend of Un Techo Para Mi Pais, INC)

Miami, FL | http://us.techo.org
Joined in May 2013

About Us

TECHO is a youth-led nonprofit organization that transforms slums into sustainable and organized communities across 19 Latin American countries. Every day, TECHO works alongside slums residents in over 670 communities, promoting community development, fostering social awareness and action, and conducting public policy advocacy. #76 in Geneva’s global ranking of the Top 500 NGOs and considered one of the most renowned across Latin America, TECHO has received prestigious awards and is recognized for its agility and best practices in housing, development, and emergency response. It’s also been named a Great Place to Work in 5 countries.


Through collaborative work between families living in extreme poverty with youth volunteers, we seek to transform our cities and in doing so, our connection with humanity.

TECHO is a youth-led nonprofit organization that transforms slums into sustainable and organized communities across 19 Latin American countries. Every day, TECHO works alongside slums residents in over 670 communities, promoting…

Issue Areas Include

  • Children & Youth
  • Philanthropy
  • Poverty
  • Urban Areas
  • Volunteering

Location

  • 1951 Northwest 7th Avenue
    Suite 600
    Miami, FL 33136

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